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Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA - Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

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Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPASierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

8,038 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

(view ratings)
Ratings: 8,038
Reviews: 2,539
rAvg: 4.16
pDev: 10.82%
Wants: 135
Gots: 677 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
From the brewery ... Sierra Nevada Torpedo Ale is a big American IPA; bold, assertive and full of flavor and aromas highlighting the complex citrus, pine and herbal character of whole-cone American hops.

(Beer added by: GClarkage on 05-12-2006)
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TheBeerDog

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4.3/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

12 oz bottle into a glass

A - Solid dark orange, pours a nice head

S - A little lacking in smell, tough to discern

T - Hoppy and flavorful

M - Bitter, but no overly harsh. Nice after taste!

O - A delightful IPA, quite enjoyable!

I've been coming to this site for a few weeks now, but this is my first crack at reviewing a beer... ever. Honestly, I've only rather recently been introduced to the world of craft beers. Kind of embarrassing, but I've spent most of my beer drinking life (I'm 32) drinking mass produced schwag. To me, beer served one purpose and one purpose only - to get drunk... and to do so cheaply. About a year and a half ago I started to get into wine, which is when I actually began paying attention to what I was drinking. So naturally I started to become more discriminating in my selection of beer. As a recent transplant to central Texas, I discovered several nice local craft brews like Real Ale, Ranger Creek, Freetail, St. Arnold, 512, Live Oak, etc. From there I've discovered other great craft beers like Stone, Sierra Nevada, Boulevard, and New Belgium, and I can't wait to try the thousands of other craft brews out there.

Serving type: bottle

04-07-2012 23:13:59 | More by TheBeerDog
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Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 8,038 ratings.